Donation Items Needed for Families Affected by Hurricane Harvey

As more families come to Catholic Charities for much-needed supplies after Hurricane Harvey, our needs change daily. Please check back on this post for updated.

Please donate NEW items.

Sunday, Sept. 3

The Catholic Charities central office at 2900 Louisiana Street (MAP) will be open today between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Donations may be dropped off during these times.

Here are the critical items needed today:

  • NEW bath towels

  • School supplies and backpacks

  • Spanish and English bibles

Other most-needed items include:

  • Food – bottled water, canned goods, can openers
  • Children’s items – diapers (all sizes), formula, school supplies (elementary through high school)
  • Cleaning supplies – bleach, buckets, disk soap, laundry soap, mops, rags, rubber gloves, scrub sponges
  • Toiletries – combs, female hygiene items, hairbrushes, shampoo, shaving cream, toothbrushes
  • Household items – bath towels, kitchen towels, paper towels
  • Miscellaneous – bras, socks, underwear, pet food, gift cards for grocery stores and gas stations